Athletes

The star of this Paralympics year Alpine Skiing

KANO Akira

Nickname:Akira

i enjoy

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  • Sport
    Alpine Skiing
  • DOB
    1986-03-14
  • Sex
    Male
  • Birth place
    Hokkaido
  • Team
    Maruhan
  • Position/Class
    LW11
  • Paralympics Triumphs
    ・Torino 2006 Paralympic Games - Men’s Giant Slalom: 27th Place
    ・Vancouver 2010 Paralympic Games - Men’s Super-G: Gold medal, Men’s Downhill: Bronze medal, Men’s Slalom: 6th Place
    ・Sochi 2014 Paralympic Games - Men’s Downhill: Gold medal, Men’s Super-G: Gold medal, Men’s Slalom: 7th Place
    ・PyongChang 2018 Paralympic Games - Men’s Super-G (Sitting): 5th Place, Men's Giant Slalom (Sitting): 5th Place, Men’s Downhill (Sitting): Did not finish, Men’s Slalom (Sitting): Did not finish, Men’s Super Combined (Sitting): Did not finish

    Latest Triumphs
    ・2009 IPC Alpine Skiing World Championships (Korea)
     Super-G - 2nd Place
     Giant Slalom - 2nd Place
    ・2011 IPC Alpine Skiing World Championships (Italy)
     Downhill - 1st Place
    ・2016 IPC Alpine Skiing World Championships (Italy)
     Downhill - 3rd Place
    ・2016 IPC Alpine Skiing World Cup (Hakuba)
     Super-G: 3rd Place
    ・2016 IPC Alpine Skiing World Cup (Korea)
     Downhill - 3rd Place
    ・2016 IPC Alpine Skiing Asian Cup (Hakuba)
     Giant Slalom - 1st Place
    ・2016 IPCAS Ranking
     Downhill - 5th Place
     Super-G - 6th Place